Why The Academy Must Start Rewarding Stunt Work In Movies

Most of you have probably never heard of 77-year-old Terry Leonard. But with nearly 150 credits to his name, chances are you’ve seen him on screen. Well, maybe not his … Continue reading Why The Academy Must Start Rewarding Stunt Work In Movies

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Review: Darkest Hour (2017) – And The Award Goes To… Gary Oldman!

While you may not have heard of the official term, the underlying concept of “Twin Films” is probably something you’ve heard of. Generally speaking, it refers to two movies with very … Continue reading Review: Darkest Hour (2017) – And The Award Goes To… Gary Oldman!

Review: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) – Tremendous Acting In A Slightly Troubled Story

I can imagine that different people have different reasons as to why actress Frances McDormand sticks out in their mind. For most I assume it’ll be her Oscar-winning role in … Continue reading Review: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) – Tremendous Acting In A Slightly Troubled Story

A Defence of Harry Styles, Popstars, and Their Cinematic Career Paths

Alright people, by now many us have seen Christopher Nolan’s new war epic, Dunkirk. While an astounding piece of cinema, I have recently met a few individuals that are refusing … Continue reading A Defence of Harry Styles, Popstars, and Their Cinematic Career Paths

A Visit To The Sixth Annual British Animation Film Festival

Being that I’m in the middle of post-production for my own short film, I’ve recently gained a new sense of appreciation as to how difficult actually finishing a film can … Continue reading A Visit To The Sixth Annual British Animation Film Festival

I’m As Mad As Hell And I’m Not Going To Take This Anymore! – A Look Back At Network (1976)

My father and I don’t agree on much, but one thing we do share is our love of film. From the moment he took me to see my first cinematic … Continue reading I’m As Mad As Hell And I’m Not Going To Take This Anymore! – A Look Back At Network (1976)

Review: Hacksaw Ridge (2016) – War On The Same Level As Saving Private Ryan

Minor Spoilers Follow I was lucky enough to see an early screening of this film at Empire Live, which took place a few weeks ago at The O2 Arena. I … Continue reading Review: Hacksaw Ridge (2016) – War On The Same Level As Saving Private Ryan

Review: Hell or High Water (2016) – An Old School Western Through A Modern Lens

A new entry into the Western/Crime genre, my hopes for Hell or High Water (HOHW) were about as high as my anticipation for my annual rectal exam. Fortunately my closed … Continue reading Review: Hell or High Water (2016) – An Old School Western Through A Modern Lens